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The Resource Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69, edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879

Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69, edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879

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Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69
Title
Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall
Title remainder
his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69
Statement of responsibility
edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879
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Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains a preliminary chapter on Hall's three expeditions and the Franklin search, and two chapters on the preparations for the second expedition
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1821-1871
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Hall, Charles Francis
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1819-1889
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nourse, J. E.
  • United States Naval Observatory
  • United States
Series statement
Ex. doc. / United States 45th Congress, 3d session, Senate
Series volume
27
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arctic regions
  • Eskimos
  • Franklin, John
  • Arctic regions
  • Discoveries in geography
Target audience
adult
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Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69, edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879
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Note
  • Edited from Hall's manuscripts, which were purchased by the government
  • This expedition, like his expedition of 1860-1862 was supported by private subscriptions, and both were undertaken to search for the records of the Franklin expedition and "to promote and benefit the cause of geography, navigation, natural history and science."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Principal English Arctic publications between the years 1818 and 1860": pages xlv-l
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20247965
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xlviii, 644 pages
Lccn
08029095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00614652
  • (OCoLC)614652
Label
Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall : his voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's land, and residence among the Eskimos, during the years 1864-'69, edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879
Link
Publication
Note
  • Edited from Hall's manuscripts, which were purchased by the government
  • This expedition, like his expedition of 1860-1862 was supported by private subscriptions, and both were undertaken to search for the records of the Franklin expedition and "to promote and benefit the cause of geography, navigation, natural history and science."
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
"Principal English Arctic publications between the years 1818 and 1860": pages xlv-l
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20247965
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xlviii, 644 pages
Lccn
08029095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00614652
  • (OCoLC)614652

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